NYC Parks Events Calendar

Get up, get out, and do something! Just about any day of the year, you can find something fun, informative, and healthy to enjoy at an area park. Feel free to browse the listings below, or use the search tools to find an event that matches your interests and location.

Viewing 1–10 out of 70 events
from August 5, 2021 to November 20, 2021
in History (x) category

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Aug 5

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
See historic trades and skills practiced in shops; learn about Staten Island history in the museum; see furnished interiors animated by costumed interpreters; see the native flora and fauna flourish among Historic Richmond Town’s 100 acres.
Category: History, Tours

Friday, August 6, 2021

Aug 6

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
See historic trades and skills practiced in shops; learn about Staten Island history in the museum; see furnished interiors animated by costumed interpreters; see the native flora and fauna flourish among Historic Richmond Town’s 100 acres.
Category: History, Tours

Saturday, August 7, 2021

Aug 7

Summer on the Hudson: Monuments Tour of Riverside Park

at W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The New York Historical Society and Summer on the Hudson partner for a monuments tour of Riverside Park, an Olmsted gem and one of New York City’s Scenic Landmarks.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Art, History, Tours
Free!

Aug 7

A Stitch in Time: the Cultural and Social Significance of Women's Handiwork

at H.H. Biddle House (in Conference House Park)Staten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This exhibition offers a unique display that helps us discover and better understand how needlework has been a been a part of women's cultural and social lives, and also examines how its role has changed from colonial times to the present.
Category: Education, Art, History
Free!

Aug 7

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
See historic trades and skills practiced in shops; learn about Staten Island history in the museum; see furnished interiors animated by costumed interpreters; see the native flora and fauna flourish among Historic Richmond Town’s 100 acres.
Category: History, Tours

Sunday, August 8, 2021

Aug 8

Summer on the Hudson: Monuments Tour of Riverside Park

at W 72nd Street and Riverside Drive (in Riverside Park)Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
The New York Historical Society and Summer on the Hudson partner for a monuments tour of Riverside Park, an Olmsted gem and one of New York City’s Scenic Landmarks.
Category: Adaptive Programs, Art, History, Tours
Free!

Aug 8

Open Village

at Historic Richmond TownStaten Island This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.
See historic trades and skills practiced in shops; learn about Staten Island history in the museum; see furnished interiors animated by costumed interpreters; see the native flora and fauna flourish among Historic Richmond Town’s 100 acres.
Category: History, Tours

Monday, August 9, 2021

Aug 9

Adventures in Time Summer History Camp

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Send your child on an adventure back in time this summer at Van Cortlandt House Museum at our Adventures in Time Summer History Camp.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Aug10

Adventures in Time Summer History Camp

at Van Cortlandt House Museum (in Van Cortlandt Park)Bronx

9:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
Send your child on an adventure back in time this summer at Van Cortlandt House Museum at our Adventures in Time Summer History Camp.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, History, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids
Aug10

Touch Object Tuesdays

at King Manor Museum (in Rufus King Park)Queens

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us out in front of the museum for an up-close and personal look at some of our rarely-seen collections items and get a chance to touch, hold, and learn for yourself!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, History, Best for Kids, Talks, Seniors, Workshops
Free!

Best For
Kids

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